Tax advice from Swiss tax lawyers
FRORIEP’s tax practice group has a long history that goes back to the law firm's founding in 1966. Members of our tax practice group are Swiss tax lawyers, all of whom are attorneys at law, admitted to the Swiss Bar and qualified Swiss certified tax experts.
We advise and represent clients in all areas of Swiss and international tax law. We are highly experienced in Swiss and international tax cases in the Swiss courts up to the Supreme Court.
Focus on the New Tax Challenges, Litigation, Transactions and Private Clients
Areas of specialty are tax planning for high net worth individuals and sportspersons, tax planning for private investment and business structures, mergers & acquisitions, financing, financial products and investment funds, mutual assistance in tax matters and fiscal criminal matters and international exchange of information in tax matters. FRORIEP’s tax practice group is leading in particular in the new digital areas of Blockchain, cryptocurrencies, and crowdfunding, and e-payment. We advise a number of family offices and international families as to their ongoing affairs and international estate planning vehicles. We also assist clients on the philantropic use of their wealth to make the maximum impact on important causes around the world.
We focus on the tax challenges of the digital economy, global tax transparency and cross-border exchange of information, BEPS Action Plan of the OECD and its impact on business and group taxation and private investment structures, multilateral agreements in tax matters, tax arbitration and protection of taxpayers’ rights.
Swiss and International Focus
We are present with own offices in the German and French speaking area of Switzerland, Zurich, Zug and Geneva, and with own offices abroad in London and Madrid.
Through our Swiss and international presence and our membership and involvement in the International Fiscal Association and the Tax Committee of the International Bar Association, we maintain an extensive international network with law firms and tax lawyers in other jurisdictions.
Strong Reputation in the Swiss and International Tax Community
Network with all major stakeholders in the Swiss tax community ensures access to the latest know-how and developments in Swiss tax law.
Over decades of legal publications, speaking engagements and professional negotiations with administrative authorities, we have gained an excellent reputation as trustworthy and leading tax lawyers.